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denominations. in california, at the menlo park presbyterian church, pastor john ortberg has based much of his writing for books and sermons on michelangelo's images. >> on the ceiling you have this image that is glorious, transcendent, splendid, overwhelming, enormous. i mean, you just stand in there and you're kind of bowled over by it. >> reporter: michelangelo depicted the biblical creation story from the beginning through man's fall from grace. when it was first unveiled to the public in 1512, the artist giorgio vasari said the whole world could be heard running up to see it, and indeed, it s such as to make everyone astonished. at harvard divinity school, for many years the coordinator of the theological opportunities program for women was elizabeth dodson gray. >> i think it was enormously significant because of the effect it had upon people encouraging them to think of god as male through 500 years. i don't know how much they thought of god as male before the sistine chapel. i do know that in judaism the jews were absolutely discouraged, as you know, from doing any graven image, and so
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